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EAA Chapter 87 Minutes of Meeting Dated October 13, 2014 Submitted by Richard DeVito – Secretary

The October meeting was held at Brunswick Executive Airport. President Charlie Gabelmann called the meeting to order at 1930.

1. SECRETARIES REPORT

The Secretaries report was not read since it was previously published on the chapter web site. It was accepted as published.

2. TREASURER’S REPORT

No report was available due to the absence of the Treasurer.

3. CHAPTER CHRISTMAS PARTY AND MEETING.

The December meeting and Christmas party will be held on Dec 5 in the upstairs meeting room in the Brunswick FBO building starting at 1730. It will be a pot luck, and details will be provided in the November meeting minutes.

4. NEW BUSINESS

Everett Perkins moved that we nominate the existing slate of officers for 2016, and this was seconded by Scott Royal. The motion was approved unanimously. The slate is as follows:

President *************************Charlie Gabelmann

Vice President ********************Tom Fisher

Secretary *************************Richard DeVito

Treasurer *************************Tom Muller

Young Eagles Coordinator **********Russell Keith

Newsletter Editor *****************Mark Hayden

Class A Director ******************Scott Royal

Class B Director ******************Everett Perkins

Class C Director ******************Leo Leclair

We will vote for the 2016 Officers of the chapter during our November meeting.

5. PROJECTS

Don Card has begun construction of a Zenith CH 750 Cruzer. His current STOL CH 750 is listed for sale in Barnstormers, with no prospects as yet. The engine for the Cruzer will not be purchased until the STOL aircraft is sold. Don reported that Leo Leclair and Tom Muller had visited to look at both the STOL CH 750 and the CH 750 Cruzer project.

Dj Merrill has constructed a dual Band ADS-B receiver and brought it to the meeting to show attendees. It is a very compact unit that Dj reported could be built for about $120. The case was built using a 3D printer.

6. ADJOURNMENT

The meeting was adjourned at 2010

7. PROGRAM

Charlie Gabelmann showed an EAA video of an in depth interview with Burt Rutan. It featured many of the aircraft designed by Burt.

NOVEMBER MEETING

The November meeting will be held at the terminal building at Brunswick Executive Airport on Tuesday the 10th at 7:30 PM. We will be voting on the slate of officers for the chapter in 2016.